- GOTTSCHALKS CHANGE: Jim Famalette, president and chief executive officer of the Fresno, Calif.-based Gottschalks, has assumed the additional role of chairman, succeeding Joseph Levy, who is retiring. Levy, a member of the Gottschalks founding family, will continue to serve the regional chain as a director and chairman emeritus. In addition, Gottschalks named Gregory Ambro as executive vice president and chief operating officer, and Daniel Warzenski as vice president of finance and chief financial officer. Ambro was chief administrative and financial officer and Warzenski was vice president of finance. Gottschalks, which operates 59 department stores and four specialty apparel stores, continues to examine strategic alternatives to maximize shareholder value.
Etro’s show, titled “The Tree of Life,” was a celebration of the house’s 50th anniversary. “My father founded the company in 1968, which was the year of counterculture and psychedelia. It’s really a show that celebrates that and the paisley design of India and its origin,” said Veronica Etro. #wwdfashion #mfw #ss18 (📷: @delphineachard)
For @msgm’s spring 2018 show, creative director @massimogiorgetti said “Words, sounds, colors. Synthesis and therapy of a collection,” were the inspirations behind the collection, showing today. Read the rest of Milan spring 2018 inspirations on WWD.com. #mfw #wwdfashion #ss18
For her first solo album in over 10 years, Fergie tapped Carine Roitfeld, Mert and Marcus, Giovanni Bianco and more to create a fashion-focused video approach for the record, Double Dutchess. "Giovanni really helped me get back in touch with my tomboy side, my hardside," said the singer. #wwdeye #wwdfashion ( : @slovekinpics)
“Volumes and Graphic Art of the Nineties are the main inspirations of the new Aquilano.Rimondi SS 2018 collection,” said cocreative directors Tommaso Aquilano and Roberto Rimondi. #wwdfashion #mfw #ss18